The Bachelor of Science in Financial Management (FM) major provides a business degree with a focus on professional financial services practice. The curriculum is designed to prepare students to take the first level of the Certified Financial Analyst (CFA) exams that lead to the CFA professional designation for finance and investment professionals. This major is only open to students at the Hartford and Stamford Campuses.
Bachelor of Science Requirements
Financial Management majors are required to achieve a cumulative 2.0 grade point average for the total of all Finance (FNCE) courses for which they have been registered at the University of Connecticut, excluding grades and credits for independent studies and field study internships.
Financial Management majors must complete the School of Business residence requirements for all majors. Education Abroad courses may not be used to meet this requirement.
Required Major Courses
In addition to the courses outlined in the Common Body of Knowledge and Capstone Requirements, Financial Management majors must take: FNCE 3303, 4209, 4302, 4410, and 4440; and choose two 3-credit courses from FNCE 3230, 3715, 4301, 4303, 4305, 4306, 4420, 4430.